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The Mystery of the Enchanted Crypt

The Mystery of the Enchanted Crypt

Eduardo Mendoza (Author)

Nicholas Caistor (Translator)

8 to 13 years old

Edition published in 2008 in English language
Released from an asylum to help with a police enquiry, the quick–witted and foul–smelling narrator, Gonewiththewind, delves deep into the underworld of 1970s Barcelona to investigate the mysterious disappearance of a teenage girl from a convent school.Helped only by his ageing prostitute sister and the voluptuous nymphomaniac, Mercedes, the narrator’s investigations take him deeper into a mystery involving murdered sailors, suicidal daughters, a web of organised crime and a secret, underground crypt.Both gripping and surprising, The Mystery of the Enchanted Crypt, is a hilarious detective story.
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